Laparoscopic splenectomy: Comparison between anterior and lateral approaches

Guillaume Podevin, Anais Victor, Stephen De Napoli, Yves Heloury, Marc-David Leclair

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Splenectomy, except for a traumatic purpose, is now performed through a laparoscopic approach. There are mainly two ways for laparoscopic total or partial splenectomies. The aim of our study was to compare surgical complications of those two approaches of laparoscopic splenectomy in children.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)865 - 868
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Laparoendoscopic and Advanced Surgical Techniques
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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